One thing is certain when it comes to working in the Mediterranean and I don’t mean the great weather, food and drink. What has been clear since my arrival has been the unrivaled welcome from everyone everywhere to feel right at home and among friends. None more so than a recent visit to the Greek capital Athens.
Continue reading “I’ve got you covered comrade”
Well, it was hard not to use a headline like that having spent today in this beautiful Tuscan city. The machine in this case is Ericsson and four of the major telecom operators who have partnered with the public transportation company ATAF to bring mobile ticketing to passengers. Continue reading “Florence and the machine”
It’s a lifetime for some, but for many 1985 was not that long ago. I can remember, just about, being at school learning on the first serious computers we had – the BBC Micro! Oh the fun we had in those days of writing a short piece of code that scrolled words on a screen over and over again…. 10 PRINT “HELLO”, 20 GOTO 10. How times have changed. But did you know that on New Years Day in 1985, the first ever mobile phone call was made from just down the road in Newbury, Berkshire? Michael Harrison phoned his father, a certain … Continue reading What were you doing 25 years ago?
Once a year we get an opportunity to meet with our colleagues in a global gathering of marketeers and communicators (not quite sure what the correct word for us would be!). The venue was Rome with representation from the Ericsson … Continue reading Well connected in Rome
I’m very pleased to be in position I am – involved in some great projects, working with a superb team, able to shape the way we communicate as an organisation and engage with colleagues/friends from around the world using the latest technology … Continue reading First among equals?
Just finished my input to the Strategy, Marketing and Comms monthly report. Thankfully it doesn’t take anywhere near as long as it used to now it’s in wiki format and also because we keep tabs on all activities in a trusty … Continue reading What a job!
Come on now, for Ericsson employees there is no excuse any more for claiming not to have heard or seen an announcement or a news item published by us. Let’s take this morning as a prime example of what goes on … Continue reading What do you mean you didn’t know!